Basque movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant basque movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating and suspense films and TV shows about / with basque, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), murder, family relations, couples, sex, violence, death and terrorism plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Action genres shot in Spain, France, USA and other countries.
basque movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as basque: Cows (1992), Blinded (1997), The Tree of Blood (2018), For 80 Days (2010), Room in Rome (2010), The Red Squirrel (1993), Fire (2014), Companeros (1970), Ander (2009), Now, Forager (2012).

List of basque movies

Cows (1992)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A film set in the Basque region, beginning in the Carlist war of 1875 and ending during the Spanish Civil war of 1936. The film portrays how one single act of cowardice shapes the life of the next three generations of two families and fuels the ...
Style: romantic, serious, realistic, captivating, weird
Plot: magic realism, countryside, spanish civil war, radical, summer, mysticism, artist, erotica, civil war, battles, cow, incest ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 19th century, 1870s, 1910s
Place: basque country
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Blinded (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Featuring plenty of two-fisted action with romantic and political overtones, this intelligent thriller from Spanish director Daniel Calparsoro is set in the Basque region of northernmost Spain and centers on the clash between two Basque terrorists ...
Plot: murder, runaway, terrorism, eta terrorist group, town mayor, son, terrorist, sex, terrorist group, violence, forced sexual contact, male female relationship ...
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The Tree of Blood (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Marc and Rebeca, a young couple, travel to an old country house that used to belong to their family. Once there, they write the shared history of their roots, creating a huge family tree that harbours relationships of love, heartbreak, sex, madness, ...
Style: suspense, captivating, psychological, disturbing, erotic
Plot: spanish civil war, family secret, infidelity, cheating girlfriend, lgbt, relationship problems, secret past, tragic love, family problems, troubled marriage, couple relations, couples ...
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For 80 Days (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Where is the thin line that separates friendship from desire? After more than 50 years without seeing each other, two 70 years old women dare crossing the line
Style: serious, touching, realistic, romantic, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: elderly lovers, elderly, gender, gays and lesbians, lesbian, friendship, hospital, lgbt, unfulfillment, golden years, best friends, aging ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, spain, england
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Room in Rome (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A hotel room in the center of Rome serves as the setting for two young and recently acquainted women to have a physical adventure that touches their very souls.
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: lesbian, gays and lesbians, lgbt, lesbian love, lesbian sex, sex scene, sexual relations, lesbian relationship, lesbian romance, intimacy, hotel room, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: rome italy, italy, europe
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The Red Squirrel (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Mystery, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Jota is about to commit suicide. As he fighting against himself, trying to jump off a bridge, a girl riding a motorcycle falls off the bridge. He runs to help her, and goes with her to the hospital. She has forgotten even what her name is, and he ...
Style: feminist film, art house, experimental, erotic, realistic ...
Plot: mental disorder, motorcycle, lie, amnesia, suicide attempt, macho man, dishonesty, romance, unfulfillment, love and romance, disorder, dark humor ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: spain
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Fire (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: One day, someone puts a bomb on Carlos car and kill his wife and leaves his daughter of 10 years old without legs. Eleven years later, he lives in Barcelona with his daughter but he never forgot the past, the hate, the suffering of that accident. ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: haunted by the past, vengeance, terrorism, terrorist group, traumatic experience, family relations, parents and children, obsessive quest, rivalry, police officer, isolated house, eta terrorist group ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: barcelona, spain, europe
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Companeros (1970)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Arms dealer Yolaf Peterson aims to make a sale to guerilla Mongo, but the money is locked in a bank safe, the combination known only to Professor Xantos, a prisoner of the Americans. Yolaf agrees to free Xantos, accompanied by reluctant guerilla ...
Style: epic, funny, stylized, rough, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mexican revolution, female nudity, epic battle, pacifist, hawk, marriage, buddy, cowboy, civil war, revolution, reluctant partners, confined ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1910s
Place: mexico, latin america, usa, texas
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Ander (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A love story between a Basque farmer and a Peruvian immigrant.
Style: emotional, serious, sincere, realistic, atmospheric
Plot: gay, gay relationship, gay love, forbidden love, lgbt, immigrants, farmer, gay romance, self discovery, fall in love, dull life, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1999
Place: peru
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Now, Forager (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Poland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lucien and Regina are foragers - they gather wild mushrooms and sell them to New York restaurants. They live simply, according to the seasons. When Regina seeks more stability, their marriage is put to a test.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, emotional, gloomy
Plot: ambition, lifestyle, relationship vs career, couple relations, crumbling marriage, love and romance, family problems, life turned upside down, couples, unfulfilled love, restaurant, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
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The War Is Over (1966)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Sweden
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A group of Spanish refugees try to organize protests from France. Their network is under constant threat by the police and some of them have recently been arrested. The main character (played by Yves Montand) dedicated his whole life to the battle ...
Style: political, thought provoking, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: espionage, spy, female nudity, spanish civil war, revolution, spanish history, time travel, protest, idealism, franco regime (francoism), coincidence, one more chance ...
Time: 60s, year 1965
Place: paris france, spain, france, europe, brazil ...
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The Deputy and the Congressman (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Madrid, Roberto Orbea is a member of the Spanish communist party. He is married to Carmen, and he has been elected as Deputy in the first democratic elections in Spain. But his enemies, the fascist, know his double life. Roberto likes boys, and they ...
Style: political, thought provoking, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, gays and lesbians, politics, male prostitute, eroticism, seductive, hidden camera, hospital, blackmail, one night stand, hustler ...
Time: 70s
Place: spain, madrid, europe, venice
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Under the Stars (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Selfish, opportunistic Benito returns to his home in Navarre when he learns that his father is dying. There, he reconnects with his younger brother Lalo, a metal sculptor who is emotionally needy. Benito also develops a surprising bond with Ainara, ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, suspenseful
Plot: family relations, family in crisis, lifestyle, youth, family problems, siblings relations, self discovery, pretense, high maintenance, mentally unstable, dealing with death, career change ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, madrid
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Overdose (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Bilbao. The commander of the Guardia Civil, Evaristo Torrecuadrada discovers that his son Paco of 17 years old is a heroin addict. His hope was to see him in the Military Academy. Paco, by differences with his father, runs away from home with a ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, bleak
Plot: heroin addiction, friendship, overdose, gangsters, gays and lesbians, juvenile delinquent, gay, spy, drugs, prostitute, nudity (full frontal - brief), adolescence ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: europe, spain
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Question of Luck (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the Spanish neo-noir film Question of Luck Julio (Eduardo Noriega) is at a turning point in his life. His fish farm business has collapsed, and his attractive fiancee, Concha (Leire Berrocal) is pushing Julio to get married. But Julio seems ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, mind bending, sexy ...
Plot: woman seduces a man, jewelry, twists and turns, village, dangerous attraction, murder, sexual relations, cons and scams, femme fatale, dishonesty, crimes, crime gone awry ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain
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Ogro (1979)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 115 min.
Story: At the close of 1973, Franco is still governing Spain with an iron hand. Opposition parties are forbidden; labor movements are repressed; and Basque nationalists are mercilessly hunted. The caudillo is aging, though, and the future of the régime is ...
Plot: protest, spanish civil war, terrorism, terrorist group, terrorist attack, terrorist bombing, eta terrorist group, franco regime (francoism), fascism, bomb, revolution, terrorist ...
Time: 70s, year 1973, year 1978
Place: spain, madrid, basque country
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Clandestine (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Three boys escape from a youth prison in Spain, and head for the city of Madrid. Xabi and Joel, both Spanish, and an Arabic boy named Driss, quickly meet up with some eccentric people on the road. Joel, and the very cute and lovable Driss have no ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, psychological, realistic ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: terrorism, gay, lgbt, crimes, love affair, confined, life is a bitch, bomb, gays and lesbians, police, gay interest, gay erotica ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: madrid, spain
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Foreign Land (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Brazil, Portugal
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After the death of her mother, a young Brazilian decides to leave his country and travel to her native land. In a foreign land, he finds love and danger.
Style: neo noir, sad, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: on the run, chase, dealer, couples, interracial relations, against the odds, social differences, romance, crimes, gangsters, love and romance, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, year 1990
Place: brazil, spain, sao paulo brazil, lisbon portugal, europe ...
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The Jackal (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France, Germany, Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Hired by a powerful member of the Russian mafia to avenge an FBI sting that left his brother dead, the perfectionist Jackal proves an elusive target for the men charged with the task of bringing him down: a deputy FBI boss and a former IRA terrorist.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, realistic, serious, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, spy, fbi, assassination attempt, gangsters, chase, cold war, assassin, twists and turns, assassination, hidden identity, kgb ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia, washington d.c., montreal, chicago illinois, moscow russia ...
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The Passage (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: During WW 2, a Basque shepherd is approached by the underground, who wants him to lead a scientist and his family across the Pyrenees. While being pursued by a sadistic German.
Style: suspense, factual, disturbing, tense
Plot: world war two, scientist, exploitation, chase, resistance, nazi, rescue mission, shepherd, train, snow, female nudity, avalanche ...
Time: 1940s
Place: basque country
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Red Lights (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A cross-country trip turns out to be a nightmare for a troubled couple.
Style: suspense, road movie, disturbing, serious, realistic ...
Plot: family problems, crimes, couples, crumbling marriage, missing person, husband wife relationship, guilt, father son relationship, divorce, father daughter relationship, family relations, summer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
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Broken Trail (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 184 min.
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Story: Broken Trail is a 2006 Western miniseries directed by Walter Hill and starring Robert Duvall and Thomas Haden Church. Written by Alan Geoffrion, who also wrote the novel, the story is about an aging cowboy and his nephew who transport 500 horses ...
Style: serious, captivating, sincere, realistic, tense ...
Plot: old west, cowboy, gang, native americans, brothel, nephew, prostitute, fall in love, escapades, rescue, protector, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, usa, san francisco, oregon
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The White Dove (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This is a Spanish Drama-Romance starring Antonio Banderas
Plot: incest rape, incest, terrorism, political conflict, flamenco, eta terrorist group, terrorist, death of daughter, suicidal tendency, politics, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
Place: andalusia, spain
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Behold a Pale Horse (1964)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Manuel Artiguez, a famous bandit during the Spanish civil war, has lived in French exile for 20 years. When his mother is dying he considers visiting her secretly in his Spanish home town. But his biggest enemy, the Spanish police officer Vinolas, ...
Style: realistic, serious, retro
Plot: spanish civil war, anarchist, anarchism, world war two, youth, time travel, hospital, chase, political unrest, bait, haunted by the past, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 60s
Place: spain, france
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Aguirre, the Wrath of God (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: West Germany, Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A few decades after the destruction of the Inca empire, a Spanish expedition leaves the mountains of Peru and goes down the Amazon river in search of gold and wealth. Soon, they come across great difficulties and Don Aguirre, a ruthless man who ...
Style: bleak, tense, atmospheric, surreal, art house ...
Plot: expedition, gold, insanity, amazon, treasure hunt, amazon river, legends and myths, conquistador, obsession, adventure, river, treasure ...
Time: 16th century
Place: peru, south america, spain, andes mountains, latin america
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Michael's Death (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Opening at the funeral mass for Mikel, we flashback to those that played a part in Mikel's life and death; his estranged wife, his traditional Basque mother, a female impersonator and friend to Mikel in his coming out, and even the local priest.
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, lgbt, gay, funeral, singer, politics, male homosexuality, pharmacist, protest, transvestism, family problems, family relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: spain, basque country, europe
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Lovers of the Arctic Circle (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Otto and Ana are kids when they meet each other. Their names are palindromes. They meet by chance, people are related by chance. A story of circular lives, with circular names, and a circular place (Círculo polar) where the day never ends in the ...
Style: philosophical, cerebral, heartbreaking, art house, non-linear ...
Plot: destiny, brother sister incest, coming of age, incest, love, forbidden love, melancholy, magic realism, relationships, youth, romance, coincidence ...
Time: 90s
Place: finland, spain, antarctica, australia, antarctic ...
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Coven (2020)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Spain, France, Argentina
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Basque Country, 1609. The men of the region are at sea. Ana joins other girls from the village to dance in the woods. Judge Rostegui, given the task of purifying the region by the King, arrests the women and accuses them of witchcraft. He decides to ...
Style: disturbing, tense, suspense, satanic
Plot: inquisition, spanish inquisition, witch, witch hunt, coven, witch burning, witchcraft, guilty verdict, religions or cults, religious persecution, mystery, social misfits ...
Time: 17th century
Place: basque country, spain
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